What is an unlawful, illegal or wrongful eviction?


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What is an unlawful, illegal or wrongful eviction?

An unlawful eviction is any form of eviction that is not performed in accordance with the established legal process.

Free Legal Aid provides useful information about eviction. In addition to the video here, be sure you check out other resources.

Tenants and Landlords

The Montana Attorney General’s Office provides the following general information to assist landlords and renters in the state. A tenant’s rights and responsibilities are determined by the rental agreement and the Montana Residential Landlord and Tenant Act. check to learn more.

Montana Fair Housing

Montana Fair Housing is a full service, private, non-profit organization dedicated to the reduction and eradication of housing discrimination in our state. check to learn more.

Montana Eviction Notice Forms | Process and Laws

The Montana eviction notice form can be used in all situations where landlord can legally evict a tenant in Montana. In Montana, you can file an Action for Possession in City Court, Municipal Court, Justice Court, or District Court. check to learn more.

Residential Rental Application

This is a form that's going to make it more streamlined for tenants who want to apply to rent from you.  How it works is a tenant fills out the application for rental, pays a fee, and then you follow the legal requirements to either approve or disapprove them. check to learn more.

Eviction Notices for Nonpayment of Rent in Montana

In Montana, a landlord must give a tenant an opportunity to pay rent before proceeding with an eviction lawsuit against the tenant. This article will explain what the landlord must do when trying to evict the tenant for failing to pay rent. check to learn more.